Mission Statement

We believe that each and every patient deserves more than the very best in care, not only in their medical treatment, but in their interaction with staff and their overall experience at our clinic.

We will achieve this through:

Education: throughout a patient’s experience at our clinic, we will provide the most informative and up to date resources/research about sleep apnea and treatment options.

Medical solutions through treatment devices: our promise is to find products that work optimally for you.

Space: we take pride in our clinic on being a one of a kind, comfortable and inviting space, equipped with the most up to date technology

Staff: a staff that is up to date through continual education and who are passionate about helping patients achieve a better standard of living

Community: doing work within the community to give back through initiatives that both educate and empower.

Communication: listening to what our patients have to say is key. Through listening to our patients input and questions as they arise, we are able to address concerns and make the necessary changes to improve their care and our service to them.

It is through upholding these standards that we will ensure our absolute commitment to all those who walk through our doors.

Our Healthcare Professionals

  • Raiyan Chowdhury
    Raiyan Chowdhury MD, FRCSC

    Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery Critical Care Medicine, Clinical Lecturer, University of Alberta

    As the Medical Director Dr. Chowdhury has extensive background in sleep apnea and has performed surgery on many patients who have been diagnosed with sleep disordered breathing. Being a ENT surgeon and an Intensive Care Physician, Dr. Chowdhury provides ample medical knowledge for patient care and practice.

    • Danny Abilmona
      Danny Abilmona Director of Operations, BSc. RRT

      As our Respiratory Therapist, Danny brings knowledge and skill into the sleep clinic. With experience in Intensive Care at the Royal Alexandra hospital, and as an Emergency Respiratory Therapist at the Northeast Medical Centre, Danny provides an ideal knowledge base for the clinical setting.

      • Nadia Coveyduck
        Nadia Coveyduck Medical Office Assistant

        Nadia, received her Medical Office Assistant degree from Robertson College. She has a great passion for learning new things and helping to keep our patients happy, so she fit right into our team from day 1!  ”Working for Aria definitely opened my eyes to how crucial CPAP can impact someone’s life, and I’m dedicated to providing excellent service for all the lovely patients we deal with on a day to day basis.

        • Matt Steringa
          Matt Steringa RRT

          In 2013, Matt left a communications career to pursue a passion for being asleep more often than not, and for helping others achieve the same. As a Registered Respiratory Therapist, he brings to Aria a focus on evidence-based patient education and high-quality client service.

          • Jorden McGonigal
            Jorden McGonigal LPN
            Jorden graduated from the Practical Nurse Program at Norquest College in 2014. She has a diverse nursing background; previously working on Medicine Units, Neonatal Intensive Care, and Postpartum. Sleep Medicine is a new area but Jorden has an obvious  passion for education and helping people live up to their best standard of living, making her a vital part of our team. “I am very compassionate and devoted to caring for my patients. I always ensure they feel comfortable and that they receive the utmost health care possible.”
            • Heather Kellock
              Heather Kellock RRT

              Heather comes from an extensive home care background and has specialized in sleep care previously. She comes to Aria MD Sleep Centre with valuable knowledge and experience, seamlessly integrating clinical practice and patient care.

              • Dr. Andrew Morrissey
                Dr. Andrew Morrissey Associate Doctor, BSc MD, FRCSC

                General Otolaryngology Facial Cosmetics Surgery

                • Dr. Michael Allegretto
                  Dr. Michael Allegretto Associate Doctor, MD, FRCSC

                  Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery Clinical Associate Professor, University of Alberta

                  • Dr. C.S. Carter
                    Dr. C.S. Carter MD, FRCSC

                    Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery

                    • Jenise Richard
                      Jenise Richard LPN

                      How Well Are You Sleeping?

                      Take our quick quiz to find out how well you are sleeping and whether you may need to see one of our sleep specialists. The quiz will touch on different scenarios and assess your likelihood of whether further testing is required.